Nicholas County Principal arrested for sexual abuse


State police in Richwood made a sex arrest today. 
53 year old Timothy W. Bennett of Nettie, West Virginia, was arrested for three counts of sexual abuse in the third degree. 
This arrest stems from an investigation in which Mr. Bennett, a school principal, was accused of improperly touching three school employees, on separate occasions, at Cherry River Elementary School. 

Bennett was arraigned in Nicholas County Magistrate Court and posted a $60,000.00 bond.  

Anyone with further information concerning these or similar incidents is encouraged to contact the Richwood Detachment of the West Virginia State Police. 

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